Providing straightforward information pertaining to drugs, drug use & drug policy. The Grey Pages promotes drug-related literacy and advocates a system of viable and tolerant drug policies. This is my personal collection of commentaries, essays, tid-bits, and other such writings on everything ranging from drug use, drug policy and drug-myths, to drug-science, addiction, human behavior, and the workings of the human brain. I started this blog with a particular focus on opioids, and over the past year have found my interest gravitate toward the intriguing, ever-changing world of designer intoxicants (i.e. "research chemicals" or "designer drugs").

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Responsible Intravenous Drug Use


  1. The title of this blog says that, "Update on Needles: 8mm (5/8'') sharps are fucking USELESS for anything besides skin popping and should be avoided at all costs; unless you want collapsed veins and abscesses from all the missed shots. Stick with 1/2 inch or longer!!" 5/8" is longer than 1/2". Unless I missed something as there is a pic above showing both 1/2" & 5/8", just thought I'd point that out. No pun intended.

  2. You're absolutely right. Thanks for bringing that to my attention. I was thinking of a size slightly shorter than 1/2, and now I'm not sure which... obviously not 5/8ths.

    I'll correct that asap.


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